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Wesleyan U's rainmaker to Conn College

Ann Goodwin, Wesleyan University's chief fundraiser, is leaving her alma mater for a similar post at Connecticut College in New London.

USJ's Gengras Center remake starts May 2

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The University of St. Joseph will launch construction in early May on the first of two building phases to broaden its West Hartford campus' facilities for learning, recreation and clinical research.

Hartford taps Md. educator as schools chief

Beth Schiavino-Narvaez was chosen as the next Hartford superintendant of schools, the city says.

UTC robotics teams to vie for world title

Ten Connecticut high-school robotics teams, including one from South Windsor, will compete later this month in the 2014 FIRST Robotics World Championship in St. Louis, Mo.

Manufacturing tradeshow works in STEM component

When hundreds of manufacturers converge on Hartford for a trade show May 6-8, area students will also have a chance to learn more about the latest technologies.

Couric to keynote Trinity commencement

Talk show host, journalist, author and documentary filmmaker Kate Couric will be Trinity College's commencement speaker next month, the school announced.

UConn, Comcast to open Storrs security innovation center

UConn and cable-media giant Comcast say they've reached an agreement to open a Center of Excellence for Security Innovation (CSI) at the university's Storrs campus.

SCSU audit finds missing records, discrepancies

A state audit of Southern Connecticut State University found that the school continued to lack some required documentation in 2010 and 2011 on employee work and purchasing, and failed to collect...

Berger-Sweeney to be Trinity's first female head

Hartford's Trinity College named Massachusetts scholar and neuroscientist Joanne Berger-Sweeney as its 22nd president in its 190-year history.

Former NYDN editor to chair QU journalism dept.


Kevin R. Convey, former editor in chief of the New York Daily News, will chair Quinnipiac University's journalism department, the Hamden school announced.

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